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End of Life Issues
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August 18, 2014, Comments Off

By Genevieve Plaster Last week, an assisted suicide organization in Switzerland named Exit made the news with a report of an anomalous growth in membership. According to its vice president, …

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Vermont Legislature Passes Assisted Suicide Bill

May 15, 2013, No comments

By Nora Sullivan/CLI Research Assistant On Monday night, state lawmakers in Vermont approved an assisted suicide bill which will make Vermont the four ...

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Assisted Suicide Effort Defeated in Connecticut

April 10, 2013, No comments

by Nora Sullivan/CLI Research Assistant This past Friday, disability rights groups and others working against an effort to legalize assisted suicide i ...

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American Nurses Association Opposes Assisted Suicide

November 1, 2012, No comments

By Nora Sullivan/CLI Research Assistant The American Nurses Association (ANA) has released a draft statement which comes out firmly against nurses’ ...